Toronto-punks, Brutal Youth have teamed up with Gunner Records for a UK & EU release of 'Sanguine'. The critically acclaimed album is now available on limited edition 12 inch red vinyl and limited edition 12 inch clear vinyl through the German label.
Brutal Youth are known for their manic, 120 second, punk rock anthems peppered with sucker-punch hooks that'll leave you toothless before you even know what hit you.
Energetic, raw, honest, heart on sleeve punk rock, Brutal Youth have been causing a ruckus for the last 6+ years. Formed in 2010, the band hit the ground running and recorded their first brutally fantastic album, "Spill Your Guts". Shortly thereafter the group uprooted themselves from their hometown of St. John's, NL and moved to Toronto. After settling in to their new digs, Brutal Youth gained attention locally with their lightning-fast sets and blood-soaked high-intensity performances. Fast-forward 6 months and we find them on the road traveling across Canada, as well as playing shows across the U.S. In a flurry of songwriting the band recorded a split 10" with Montreal locals Tightrope, which was released in Feb 2012 (My Fingers! My Brain! Records). Never content to rest, Brutal Youth headed back into the studio once again in Oct 2012 to record their sophomore album "Stay Honest" which dropped April 2013 coupled with a celebratory tour.
With the success of Stay Honest, Brutal Youth began once again writing and recording between clusters of shows and came up with the 7" "Bottoming Out" (Paper+Plastic 2015) paired with a month of tour dates across Europe before once more stepping into the studio to record their 3rd full length album "Sanguine". More touring saw the band head overseas once more for a second tour of Europe followed by a homecoming where they were invited to play Pouzzafest with NYHC giants Sick Of It All and the inaugural Asbury Park edition of the Punk Rock Bowling festival. They've shared the stage with Descendents, Cock Sparrer, The St Catherines, The Creepshow, Off With Their Heads and many more.
Now, having teamed up with Gunner Records, 'Sanguine' is now available in the UK and EU on limited edition Red 12 inch and Clear 12 inch vinyl: http://shop.gunnerrecords.com/